In accordance with the NASA Deviation PCD 12-01A, insert the provision 1852.225-72, Restriction on Funding Activities with China – Representation, in all solicitations and awards except those for commercial and non developmental items.
Restriction on funding Activity with China – Representation. (FEB 2012) (Deviation)
(a) Definition - “China” or “Chinese-owned” means the People’s Republic of China, any company owned by the People’s Republic of China or any company incorporated under the laws of the People’s Republic of China.
(b) Public Laws 112-10, Section 1340(a) and 112-55, Section 536, restrict NASA from contracting to participate, collaborate, or coordinate bilaterally in any way with China or a Chinese-owned company with funds appropriated on or after April 25, 2011. Contracts for commercial and non-developmental items are excepted from the prohibition as they constitute purchase of goods or services that would not involve participation, collaboration, or coordination between the parties.
(c) Representation. By submission of its offer, the offeror represents that the offeror is not China or a Chinese-owned company.
(End of provision)